Bastards of Utopia

A remixable Documentary

markets

Food Not Bombs

Food Not Bombs
Jelena and friends scavenge vegetables from the central market to make food for a neighborhood Food Not Bombs giveaway.

Vegetable Central

Vegetable Central
At Zagreb’s central market, vendors rise at dawn to set up fresh produce in their stalls.

Big Box Stores Grow Like Mushrooms

Big Box Stores Grow Like Mushrooms
There’s been an explosion of multi-national chain stores in Zagreb throughout the last decade.  With them come billboards, neon signs, and sprawling parking lots.

Antler Salesman

Antler Salesman
At Hrelic, an expansive flea market on the outskirts of the city, vendors sell second-hand goods of all kinds.

Perfectly Good Cheese

Perfectly Good Cheese
Jelena salvages food and other goods from the dumpsters at Billa, a large chain supermarket.

Born in the U.S.A.

Born in the U.S.A.
Dado and Maple visit Hrelic market.  Dado shops for records by Skid Row, Bruce Springsteen, and a Yugoslavian choir.